Book Review

Start Something That Matters By Blake Mycoskie Review Written By

Movie Review

About Time This is one for the adults (maybe your teenager too but watch it first). It’s a story of a father and son and the choices that they make throughout their lives, and oh yes, the men in this particular family have the ability to time travel! So it’s not just about the choices […]


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Restaurant Review

Vegie Bowl Located on Springvale Rd in Forest Hill, this is our new favourtie restaurant! It’s completely vegetarian, which I’ve had to check several times because some of the food I just can’t believe isn’t meat! It caters to vegan, dairy free and gluten free needs. The service is unbelievably fast and always super friendly. […]

Better Mum Part 5

5. Go On Dates! Each month I am trying to schedule a date with each of my kids. Some months it happens and some it doesn’t, but by scheduling them in the diary they usually have a 50/50 chance of happening. Even if the ‘date’ doesn’t happen, we will always do or have something a […]

Better Mum Part 4

4. Turn Off The Technology I’m not much of a techy. I don’t have an iPhone and I’m not on Facebook. However, I do spend a bit of time on the computer and I love to chill out in front of a movie. But … I don’t want my kids remembering that every time they […]

Clarabel Kitchen

Cream of Chicken Soup Ingredients: 2 tins coconut cream 2 tins water (use the coconut cream cans after emptying them) 3 tbsp chicken stock powder 2 tbsp quinoa grain if you have it Method: Put all ingredients into your Thermomix or equivalent. Cook at 80 degrees for 20 minutes on speed 4 for the first […]

Better Mum Part 3

3. Play I’m ashamed to admit that I don’t like playing with my kids as much as I should. Certain games I like, but most of the time I feel too tired or busy to stop what I’m doing and play. The silly thing is that usually when I do get over myself and start […]

Road Trip!

Clarabel College members have just got back from a very successful road trip to NSW. Places visited include: Woollongong Karuah Tea Gardens Gundagai Some highlights: Caty seeing the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House for the first time Visiting with our mother/grandmother/great-grandmother Getting lost down memory lane with Aunty Maureen Lessons learned were: Map reading […]